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Burials and cremations

Cheshire West and Chester Council runs five cemeteries and the crematorium at Chester.

Cemetery and crematorium fees

Details of fees charged for burials and cremation can be found in the document below.

Cemetery rules and regulations

To help make sure the cemeteries and crematorium are safe, dignified and respectful places we have cemetery and crematorium rules. The rules were written following a public consultation. If you are a grave owner or if you are thinking of having a memorial please read the rules and make sure that you comply with them.

Memorial Masons

Only Memorial Masons who are registered and approved may work in our cemeteries. Details of approved masons are provided below.

Casket burials

We will accept casket burials in certain circumstances. More information on casket burials is provided in the document below.

Further information

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